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Leopold von Babenberg

Male Abt 940 - 984  (~ 44 years)


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  • Name Leopold von Babenberg 
    Born Abt 940  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 984  [1
    Person ID I10065  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of AP, Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of DGH, Ancestor of DK, Ancestor of EK, Ancestor of GFS, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of LDN, Ancestor of LMH, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK, Ancestor of WPF
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2020 

    Family Richardis,   b. Between 945 and 950,   d. Abt 994  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Ernst,   b. Abt 970,   d. 31 May 1015  (Age ~ 45 years)
    +2. Adalbert von Babenberg,   b. Abt 980,   d. 26 May 1053  (Age ~ 73 years)
    Last Modified 12 May 2019 
    Family ID F3069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "The Illustrious." Margrave of the Ostmark. Progenitor of the Babenberg dynasty in Austria.

      "In 994, Leopold travelled to Würzburg to mediate a dispute between his cousin Henry of Schweinfurt and Bishop Bernward von Rothenburg of Würzburg, one of whose knights Henry had seized and blinded. At a tournament held on 8 July, Leopold was hit in the eye by an arrow directed at his cousin. Two days later, on 10 July 994, Leopold died from his injuries." [Wikipedia]

  • Sources 
    1. [S49] Genealogics by Leo Van de Pas, continued by Ian Fettes and Leslie Mahler.